Firing

  • 1 Firing — refers to a decision made by an employer to terminate employment. Though such a decision can be made by an employer for a variety of reasons, ranging from an economic downturn to performance related problems on the part of the employee, being… …

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  • 2 firing — fir‧ing [ˈfaɪərɪŋ ǁ ˈfaɪr ] noun HUMAN RESOURCES hiring and firing the process of employing people and dismissing them from employment, often with very little time in between: • I m not responsible for the hiring and firing of staff. * * * firing …

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  • 3 Firing — Fir ing, n. 1. The act of discharging firearms. [1913 Webster] 2. The mode of introducing fuel into the furnace and working it. Knight. [1913 Webster] 3. The application of fire, or of a cautery. Dunglison. [1913 Webster] 4. The process of partly …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 firing — index arson, discharge (dismissal), discharge (shot), dismissal (discharge), layoff, rejection …

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  • 5 Firing — (Flax) See Rust …

    Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • 6 firing —  Firing  Обжиг   Высокотемпературная обработка керамики, повышающая плотность и прочность изделий …

    Толковый англо-русский словарь по нанотехнологии. - М.

  • 7 firing — [fīr′iŋ] n. 1. the application of heat to harden or glaze pottery 2. the stoking of a fire, furnace, etc. 3. the shooting of firearms, etc. 4. fuel for a fire ☆ 5. the scorching of plants, as from heat, drought, or disease …

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  • 8 firing — n. 1 the discharging of guns. 2 material for a fire, fuel. 3 the heating process which hardens clay into pottery etc. Phrases and idioms: firing line 1 the front line in a battle. 2 the leading part in an activity etc. firing party a group… …

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  • 9 firing — noun Firing is used before these nouns: ↑line, ↑mechanism, ↑offence, ↑range, ↑squad …

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  • 10 firing — n. 1. Kindling, setting on fire. 2. Discharge (of guns), firing off. 3. Fuel, something to burn. 4. Cautery …

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  • 11 firing — išdegimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. burning off; firing vok. Abbrand, m; Einbrennen, n rus. вжигание, n; выгорание, n pranc. brûlure, f …

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  • 12 firing — išdegimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Kietųjų medžiagų kaitinimas aukštoje temperatūroje reikiamoms savybėms gauti ar priemaišoms pašalinti. atitikmenys: angl. baking; burning; calcination; firing; roasting rus. выжигание; обжиг ryšiai:… …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 13 firing — šaudymas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Ugnies leidimas į taikinius iš įvairių rūšių ginklų. Šaudymas būna: kovinis, mokomasis ir sportinis; bandomasis, tiriamasis ir parodomasis; artilerijos (antžeminės, kranto, laivų, zenitinės), šaudymas… …

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  • 14 firing — uždegimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. firing; ignition vok. Entzündung, f; Zündung, f rus. зажигание, n pranc. allumage, m …

    Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • 15 firing — šaudymas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Ugnies iš šaudymo sistemų paleidimas. atitikmenys: angl. firing pranc. mise à feu ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – detonavimo sistema …

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  • 16 firing — The process of igniting the air fuel mixture in the combustion chamber. Also see backfiring shunt firing …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 17 firing — noun Date: 14th century 1. the act or process of one that fires 2. the process of maturing ceramic products by the application of heat …

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  • 18 firing — /fuyeur ing/, n. 1. the act of a person or thing that fires. 2. material for a fire; fuel. 3. the act of baking ceramics or glass. [1375 1425; late ME; see FIRE, ING1] * * * …

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  • 19 firing — noun a) The process of applying heat or fire, especially to clay etc to produce pottery. b) The fuel for a fire …

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  • 20 firing — fir·ing (fīrґing) 1. the sintering of powder to produce porcelain, such as for a dental restoration. 2. the initiation of a nerve impulse …

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